Autumn has been a very good time to be a surfer in Coolangatta
The roof of the Rainbow Bay Surf Club screams the Corona tagline ‘From Where You’d Rather Be’ in large blue letters.
Over the last few weeks this statement couldn’t be more accurate. Finely groomed sand on the superbank, particularly through Greenmount, has been producing perfection not even Kelly’s wavepool can touch. It was Pure Gold Coast tubular hedonism, straight out of the collective fantasies of surfers worldwide. Well, if you can get past the human soup feasting on it. Jackson O’Brien put together this visual account of the swell.